In 2023-2024, ICSP is going to celebrate its Silver Jubilee year. For this purpose, it is going to dedicate four facilities to the Nation.
These facilities are
1. The Integrated Campus on Eastern bypass, Kolkata -
A 38000 sqft building which includes a 200 seater auditorium, several 60-100 seater seminar rooms, class rooms and 60 bed guest house and research area apart from the administartive building
Integrated Campus of ICSP (being completed)
Location of ICSP
2. A seven thousand square feet Astronomy and Space Museum
unique to the Indian subcontinent with over one thousand exhibits
a) Apollo11 lunar module
b) 1903 Orville brothers aeroplane
c)Models of several satellite
d) Rocks from the Moon, the Mars and various meteorites
e) Original autographed photos of 100s of astronauts who went to space and eminent astronomers
f) Various books, letters, diaries of the eminent astronomers and astrophysicists
g) Autographs, photographs of the astronomers who got Nobel prize and classical astronomers who worked about 150-200 years ago
h) Instruments and objects which were flown to space.
Model of Apollo11 (being completed)
370 crore years old fossil
Signed photo of Valentina Tereshkova (First woman in Space)
Signed photograph of Neil Armstrong
Personal Diary of Prof. Meghnath Saha
Original newspaper report of Black hole of Calcutta (1756) incident
Signed personal books of Nobel laureate S. Chandrasekhar
Signed letter of Jagadish Chandra Bose
3. Astrotourism facility
with 40 bed guest house at sitapur in West Medinipur where a 24inch telescope which is the largest in the eastern India is installed and sometime of this 24inch telescope will be given to the public for sky watching, other telescopes from 5inch to 10inch telescopes also be present.
Main building of Sitapur observatory, West Medinipur
Guest house (being completed)
24 inch and 10 inch Optical Telescopes
4. The Scientific Balloon Launching Facility
which takes our instruments to the space about 42KM above the Earth. ICSP now has 6 bighas of land on which this facility will be made. This is the 2nd largest facility after TIFR facility at Hyderabad.
Stratospheric Balloon Faciliy of ICSP (Under Construction)
ICSP is a non-profit organisation. It requires a huge amount of fund to fullfill your dreams.
Please donate generously we welcome any amount
Your are most welcome to visit our campus before deciding.
Opportunities for high value donors
- *Above Rs. 1000 will have One free Museum entry ticket
- *Above Rs.10000 10 free Museum entry tickets
- 10 lakhs can name a class room (around 400 sqft)
*After the Museum opens this year.
Serious donors will get a full list and regular updates of the exhibits.
All the donations are tax exempted under 80G
You can make the contributions through RTGS / NEFT as per below mentioned bank details. Donations in cash not accepted.
Our bank details:
Bank Name: Axis Bank Ltd.
Bank Branch : Garia
Account Type: Current Account.
Account Name: Indian Centre for Space Physics
Please send us the proof of fund to firstname.lastname@example.org
contact number: 9163409293,7003610352(whatsapp)